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Reunions



To list reunions in The Mountain Eagle’s weekly reunion column, send information to Reunions, The Mountain Eagle, Box 808, Whitesburg, Ky. 41858. Information must be received by Friday to be included in the following week’s issue.

<b>SEALS — The 27th annual reunion of descendants of the late James Seals Sr. and first wife Mary Polly Ann Bentley Seals and second wife Alice Amburgey Seals, the late Delzie and Nannie Sexton Seals, and the late James C. Sexton and first wife George Ann Strong Sexton, second wife Martha Sexton and third wife Lucinda Sexton Gibson Sexton will be held Sept. 16 in the Pin Oak picnic area, Shelter #2, at Carr Creek Lake from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Those attending should bring a covered dish. All family and friends are welcome. For more information, call Della Seals Amburgey (972) 257- 1291 in Irving, Tex.; Doolittle Seals (606) 633-4787 in Jeremiah; or Dennis Seals (606) 633-7056 in Colson.

BLAIR — The 15th annual Green and Sis Blair reunion will be held from noon to 5 p.m., Aug. 18, at the Senior Citizens Center in Blackey. Those attending should bring a covered dish and an auction item. For more information, call June Blair, (606) 633-4168.

COLLINS/KISER — The annual Collins/Kiser family reunion will be held at the Fred Kiser Cemetery on Big Branch at Democrat Sept. 1-2 Those attending on Sept. 2 should bring a covered dish. All family, friends and relatives are welcome. For more information, call (606) 633- 9938, (606) 642-3710 or (276) 796-7381.

COLLIER — The Hobart and Clara Collier family and friends reunion will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 4, at The Stables at Creek Side Glen (formerly Blair Lake). Those attending should bring a covered dish. For more information, call Iona Noble or Goldie Kalahan at (606) 633-5839 or Ralph Collier at (606) 633-3795.

BATES — The family and friends of Elder Andy and Zettie Bates will hold a reunion from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sept. 22, at Besson Clubhouse in Winchester, Ind. Those attending should bring a covered dish and drinks. No alcohol. For more information, call Owen Bates at (765) 584-6646.

ADAMS/ THOMPSON/ BLAIR — A reunion of the Adams, Thompson and Blair families will be held August 3-4 at the Arthur and Helmer Adams property on Blair Branch. On August 3, vegetable soup will be served at 5:30 p.m. followed by church at 6:30 p.m. The reunion supper will be held August 4 at 6 p.m. For more information, call Den Adams at (419) 399-5338 or email denjudy@windstream.net.

JOHNSON — The Bob and Mahala Vanover Johnson family reunion will be held July 7 at Fishpond Lake at Payne Gap. Those attending should bring photos. For more information, call Mary Ruth Wright at 855-7471 or Reba Hall at 832-2718.

BREEDING — Family and friends of the late Elisha and Callie Breeding of Isom, will hold a reunion on July 7 at Carr Creek Lake White Pine Shelter #3 beginning at 11 a.m. Those attending should bring their own food and drinks. For more information, call Faye Alcorn (Breeding) at (586) 779-4696.

WHS CLASS OF ’52 — The Whitesburg High School Class of 1952 will meet at Pine Mountain Grill at 8 a.m., Sept. 28, for breakfast. Call Steven Carroll Sexton at (606) 633- 0239 for details.

COAL MINERS — A coal miners reunion will be held at 5 p.m., July 29, at Long Fork Community Center at Virgie. Everyone is welcome. Those attending should bring a covered dish. For more information, call Homer ‘Southeast’ Stewart Jr., (606) 639-4907 or 213-6005.

FIELDS — The Willie and Susan Fields family reunion will begin at 10 a.m., July 7, at Kingdom Come State Park Upper Shelter #2 in Cumberland. Those attending should bring a covered dish and musical instruments. No alcoholic beverages.

GIBSON — Descendents of Willard and Susie Gibson and Lava C. Gibson will hold a family reunion July 1-7 at the old homeplace at Saluted Creek. All family and friends are invited. For more information, call Arnold Gibson at (859) 441431 or Russell Gibson at (606) 633-2250.

MEADE — The Newt and Mora McFalls Meade family reunion will be held on July 29 at Shelter No. 1 at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park in Greenup County. Dinner will be at noon. Those attending should bring a covered dish and an item for an auction. The group will also meet in the main lobby at the lodge on the afternoon of July 28, with dinner in the lodge dining room at 6 p.m. For more information, call Eldridge Anne Meade Muncy at (606) 784-2934 or (606) 776-3151.

MITCHELL/ GENTRY/ WHITAKER — The Mitchell/ Gentry/Whitaker family reunion will begin at 11 a.m., July 22, at the Pin Oak Shelter at Carr Creek Lake. All family and friends are welcome. Those attending should bring a covered dish, soft drinks and an item for auction. For more information, contact Cuma Jean Miller at (606) 633-4702.

WHS CLASS OF ’87 — The Whitesburg High School Class of 1987 will hold its 25-year reunion July 28 at the Whitesburg Shriners building starting at 6 p.m. All classmates are welcome. For more information, contact Lena Caudill Brashears at 634,1874, Doris Banks at 335-2554, or Connie Brown Sturgill at 634-0232.

WHS CLASS OF ’72 — The Whitesburg High School Class of 1972 will hold its 40-year reunion September 14 and 15. On Friday there will be a get-together on Sandlick at the Hall Cabin and on Saturday afternoon there will be a picnic at Fishpond Lake. For more information, contact Lee Anna Collins Mullins, (606) 633-9644; Barbara Ison, (606) 633-4848; Linda Addington Clark, (606) 633- 0398; Vera Engle Gibson, (606) 633-8556; Kim Adams Combs, (606) 633-5815; or Caron Crawford McCracken, (859) 523 4242.

WHS CLASS OF 1960 — The Whitesburg High School Class of 1960 will hold its 52nd year class reunion the week of the Mountain Heritage Festival. A dinner will take place at the Shrine Hall on Saturday, Sept. 29. For more information, call (606) 633-5750.

DAY-KELLY — The Day- Kelly family reunion will be held at Cowan Community Center July 13 at 6 p.m., July 14 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and July 15 from 8 a.m. to noon. The theme is Hillbilly. Dinner will take place at noon on July 14 and breakfast at 10 a.m. on July 15. For more information, contact Linda Fields at 633-7407 or Carolyn Adams at 633-9889.

COLLINS — The ninth reunion of the family of Henry and Rosilla Collins and Silas and Effie Collins will be held at Pin Oak Shelter at Carr Creek Lake from noon to 6 p.m., Aug. 5. Those attending should bring a covered dish. For more information, call Oscar Collins, 633-0068; Russell Collins, 633-0758; or Arlene Jarrell, 436-6302.



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